Sport and cricket fans should visit The Oval, home of Surrey Cricket and cricket ground for the England Cricket Team. Vauxhall station is only 5 stops from Barnes station so it is really easy to get to.
A short bus hop (4 stop) or 15 minutes walk to the iconic 'The Oval'. It is currently known for sponsorship reasons as the Kia Oval and is an international cricket ground. The Oval has been the home ground of Surrey County Cricket Club since it was opened in 1845. It was the first ground in England…
“Iconic landmark featured in James Bond movie. Lovely walk from there along the Riverside either towards the London Eye and Southbank or towards Battersea Power Station.”
“Lots of great antiques to look at. It is like a museum and there is a nice restaurant next to it”
“I suggest this burgher place in Vauxhall because of the quality of its Angus beef meet burgher and for its varietion frieses. ”
“Established modern pub place with good space to sit outside on both sides of the pub”
“It's a small park, which is another 3 minutes' walk from the flat. It's great if you want to get a breath of fresh air and stretch your legs. Good on sunny days. There are also tennis courts here, an exercise area and a kids play area. Very popular park with the neighbourhood locals. ”